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Tang Prize Award Ceremony Rebroadcast 12/14

As the curtains closed on the inaugural Tang Prize ceremony on September 18, 2014, a new page in Taiwanese history was begun.

Of course, not everyone had the chance to be there, and some may have missed the broadcast later that night. For those who missed it, be sure to turn to Cti TV (Channel 36 in Taiwan) this Sunday (12/14) at 11:00 a.m. to catch the Tang Prize Award Ceremony in all its grandeur.

National Medal of Science Recipient Shu Chien Praises Efforts of Tang Prize

Shu Chien, the American physiologist best known for his work in the dynamics of blood flow in the human circulatory system, visited the Tang Prize Foundation in Taipei on Monday. Chien and his wife applauded both the prize and its founder Dr. Samuel Yin for their support of science and education, efforts that Dr. Yin has sustained for over 20 years. Aside from these philanthropic endeavors, the two were also impressed by the Tang Prize medal and diploma, and praised both masterworks for exquisite design and craftsmanship.

In-Depth Series on Inaugural Tang Prize Laureates Begins November 1

The First Tang Prize Laureates: an Exclusive, In-Depth Report
Channel: China Television (CH10 in Taiwan)
Time: Broadcast over two days…
Sinology and Rule of Law on November 01 (Sat.) at 3:30 p.m.
Sustainable Development and Biopharmaceutical Science on November 08 (Sat.) at 3:00 p.m.
(All listings in Taiwan time, GMT +8)

Academia Sinica head praises Tang Prize as platform to showcase Taiwan

Taipei, Oct. 16 (CNA) The first Tang Prize, awarded this year, helps showcase Taiwan and its ability to guide international research, the president of Academia Sinica told reporters.wong

The award and related events not only highlighted the laureates, but "all of Taiwan," including its arts, culture and lifestyle, said Chi-Huey Wong, head of Taiwan's top research institute ...

Tang Prize encourages practical application of research: NTU president

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) Unlike the Nobel Prize, the Tang Prize, a Taiwanese-founded international award, emphasizes the practical application of research, according to the president of National Taiwan University.
In the category of biopharmaceutical science, for example, the award granted is for research that can be applied practically, Yang Pan-chyr told CNA in an interview earlier this month.

Taiwanese Nobel laureate talks on sustainability, Tang Prize

Taipei, Oct. 13 (CNA) The government and people of Taiwan should seriously reflect on former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland's advice on sustainable development issues, said Nobel laureate Lee Yuan-tseh.

Brundtland, who won the first Tang Prize in Sustainable Development this year, "hit the nail on the head" when she pointed out the problem of low taxation and fossil fuel subsidies in Taiwan during her visit in September, Lee told CNA in an interview in early October.

Tang laureate Albie Sachs a model for Taiwan: local lawyer

Taipei, Oct. 12 (CNA) The life and work of Albie Sachs, a former justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and winner of the first Tang Prize in Rule of Law, ought to be treated as important references for Taiwan's legal and political circles, a prominent local lawyer told CNA.

Sachs' life and the rulings he made on cases such as same-sex marriage and the death penalty can offer guidance for Taiwan when addressing the same issues.....

Tang Prize organizer sets sights on world status

Taipei, Oct. 11 (CNA) The organizer of the Tang Prize, an international award established by Taiwanese entrepreneur Samuel Yin that is aimed at supplementing the Nobel Prize, has expressed hope that the award will grow in time to become one that is respected by the international community.

In an interview with CNA in late September, Tang Prize Foundation CEO Chern Jenn-chuan said......

Tang Prize Laureates Visit Foundation as Award Ceremony Approaches

Having flown great distances to arrive in Taiwan for the formal commencement of Tang Prize Week 2014, the five inaugural Tang Prize Laureates and their families visited the Tang Prize Foundation offices on Wednesday for a pleasant discussion with Foundation CEO Dr. Jenn-Chuan Chern. The five guests of honor left the foundation with many memorable scenes, in particular a group shot (pictured above) of each laureate standing next to the banners explaining their many achievements.
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